One of the big reasons why it’s exciting when manufacturers unveil racing versions of existing supercars is that it makes us
excited for the road-going versions of the cars all over again. The internet tends not to light up in quite the same way when a racing team reveals a new track machine that isn’t based on a road car. And this is what made the 2016 Aston Martin Vulcan interesting — it’s a track car that isn’t based on a road car but looks as though it should be. And now word from Aston Martin is that the car looks so much like something that should be used on the road that Aston’s customers are putting serious pressure on the automaker to build one.